Tuesday Teaser 080211

Dennis Cheeseman photographed this bird in early July, by the entrance to the Marsh Discovery Trail. Who is it?

7 thoughts on “Tuesday Teaser 080211

  1. Rick Wright

    There aren’t many US passerines with a blackish tail contrasting with a greenish body. You’ll figure this one out if you start at the r e a r of the bird, a strategy that usually works better than concentrating on the colors of head and throat.

  2. Mike G.

    Now I’m just grasping at straws, but based on Rick’s hint I’ll guess Yellow-bellied Flycatcher because it’s small and the tail looks right. Hopefully someone smarter than me will check in with the right answer.


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